User Guide

This website is available for multiple devices including tablets and smartphones. *
The following sections show you the basic usage and environment of this website.

  • *There are some pages unavailable on tablets and smartphones.

Icons and Buttons

This page lists types and usages of icons and buttons in our website.

IconsDescription
Open a link
Open a link in a new window (PDF file will be downloaded if using Android smartphones or tablets)
Link to external websites
Open a link (Smartphone)
Link to a desktop site (Smartphone)
ButtonsDescription
Contact us
Link to a point within the page
Back to the top of the page
Open a menu (Tablet)
Open a menu (Smartphone)

Tablet

The following section presents the basic usage and environment of this website for tablets.

  • *There are some pages unavailable on tablets.

Recommended Environment

The followings are the recommended browsers and operating systems for tablet and smartphone use.(*1)

  • *1: This information is current as of September 2014. Some functions of this website may not work properly (such as layout corruption) in the unsupported latest version of browsers or operating systems. Using terminals with original extensions (Android) or browsers differ from the default setting may cause the same error.

Switching the screen orientation

The interface of this website is designed for a horizontal orientation (landscape display) and vertical orientation (portrait display). (*2)

Horizontal orientation for tablet

Vertical orientation for tablet

  • *2: The screen is designed to display in a horizontal orientation when the display size is bigger than 960px. For that purpose the screen may be displayed in a random orientation in accordance with the terminal types.

Menu display in a vertical orientation

By rotating the screen of your tablet, the navigation menu will be stored into the menu button at the upper right of the page.

Smartphone

The following section show you the basic usage and environment of this website for smartphones.

  • *There are some webpages unavailable on smartphones.

Recommended Environment

The followings are the recommended browsers and operating systems for tablet and smartphone use.(*1)

  • *1: This information is current as of September 2014. Some functions of this website may not work properly (such as layout corruption) in the unsupported latest version of browsers or operating systems. Using terminals with original extensions (Android) or browsers differ from the default setting may cause the same error.

Slide menu display

Tap the upper right menu button to display a slide menu.

How to open a desktop site on smartphone

You can switch the screen from the smartphone version to the PC site version.

Tap the “Full Site” at the bottom of the page.

To switch back the view to the smartphone site from the desktop site, tap the “Mobile site” at the bottom of the page.